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Local Linearity, Differentiability and Limits of Difference Quotients

Published on 06/09/2008

Activity Overview

In this activity, students explore a graphical feature of some functions called local linearity. They also investigate the link between local linearity and differentiability through several examples.

Key Steps

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    Students will explore a graphical feature of some functions called local linearity.

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    Students will investigate the link between local linearity and differentiability.